About 450 people attended a Moms Demand Action meeting Monday night at St. Andrew United Methodist Church in Highlands Ranch. The gun violence prevention group's monthly meetings typically include about 30 people, but interest swelled after a shooting May 7 at STEM School Highlands Ranch. (Photo by John Leyba, Special to The Colorado Sun)

This is not Parkland: Douglas County, divided on guns but eager to prevent another school shooting, tries to find its voice

STEM students are searching for “one voice” on mental health, moms against gun violence are standing up 100-fold and a petition for metal detectors is now 20,000 strong

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Colorado students may shuffle school districts during coronavirus, leaving a financial mess in their wake

Gov. Jared Polis, education advocates and some state lawmakers anticipate a spike in families utilizing Colorado’s open-enrollment process, which allows them to join any school district throughout the state

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Who should represent Colorado? The answers take shape this week as census, redistricting hit key phases

Census takers will begin to go door-to-door Tuesday as the state moves forward with first major step in effort to draw new political districts

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Colorado’s struggle to improve school vaccination rates shows the challenges ahead for a coronavirus vaccine

Before the pandemic hit, the state finally pushed its kindergarten vaccination rate above 90%, but access to health care and pockets of resistance are still issues